Independent Merchant Services’ staff is responsive, courteous, friendly, and knowledgeable. They are eager to help and they really know how to explain thing in easy-to-understand terms. We also appreciate that you don’t have to put any money out to get advice and for them to negotiate on your behalf. Also, with the many positive reviews, it seems customers are happy with their services. Glowing reviews and recommendations aside, it is important to note that you are bound by the contract...Read Our Full Review
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What We Like: Independent Merchant Services has knowledge, responsive staff and it does not charge merchants for its brokerage services.
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What We Don’t Like: Since Independent Merchant Services acts as a third-party negotiator between merchants and merchant account providers, you have no idea what type of fees, terms, and contracts you are getting into until you are matched with a provider.
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